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Evolution Takes on Playmobil and ‘Super 4’ Stateside

Evolution USA has been tapped to handle licensing, merchandising and promotions for the CGI TV series Super 4 and for the iconic Playmobil toy brand in the United States. The company ... Continue Reading →
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Serious Lunch Taking Goro Miyazaki Series Global

Studio Ghibli and The Astrid Lindgren Company have appointed London-based Serious Lunch to manage the international rollout of NHK’s Ronja, the Robber’s Daughter — a 26-part ... Continue Reading →
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Bald Mountain ‘Fantasia’ Sequence Gets Feature Treatment

File this one under “Huh… Okay.”: Disney has announced that its next big live-action feature adaptation project will be a take on the “Night on Bald Mountain” sequence from ... Continue Reading →
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Disney Sets TV Series Return for ‘Tangled’

An animated TV series based on the hit Disney feature Tangled has begun production for a 2017 premiere on Disney Channels worldwide. Voice actors Mandy Moore and Zachary Levi will return ... Continue Reading →
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Netflix Premieres 4 Original Animated Series

Netflix has announced it will premiere four original animated shows: Kulipari: An Army of Frogs, Edgar Rice Burroughs’ Tarzan and Jane, Cirque du Soleil – Luna Petunia and Puffin ... Continue Reading →
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New Teaser and Poster for ‘Good Dinosaur’ Arrive

Disney has unveiled a new teaser trailer and poster for Pixar’s upcoming Thanksgiving holiday release, The Good Dinosaur. Out November 25, the prehistoric buddy comedy is directed ... Continue Reading →
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Chandler to Head DreamWorks Animation Theatrical Publicity

Former Pixar Animation Studios publicity lead Robin Chandler will join DreamWorks Animation as the studio’s head of theatrical publicity. Chandler, a 25-year industry veteran ... Continue Reading →
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Man of Action Developing ‘Mega Man’ Series for Dentsu

Dentsu Entertainment USA has partnered with Man of Action Entertainment to develop a 26-episode animated series based on Capcom’s video game franchise Mega Man for the global ... Continue Reading →
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Rare Golden Age Toons to Screen in Hollywood

A special program of Golden Age Cartoons will screen at 3 p.m. June 20 at the Egyptian Theatre in Hollywood, presented by the American Cinematheque and Animation Resources. Highlights ... Continue Reading →
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Federico San Martin Named Licensing VP for Henson

Federico San Martin has been hired on as Vice President of Global Consumer Products for The Jim Henson Company. The appointment was announced by President & COO Peter Schube, to ... Continue Reading →